25 Oct '11, 2pm

Green Blog: House Writes a Bill to Excuse U.S. Carriers: The House writes a bill that seeks to exempt American c...

One of the more stranger bills to be considered by Congress recently passed by a voice vote on Monday evening. Officially named the European Union Emissions Trading Scheme Prohibition Act of 2011 , it essentially tells American airline carriers that it is illegal for them to participate in the European Union’s cap and trade system, which charges companies for producing emissions beyond their allotted limit. Beginning Jan. 1, all flights landing at European Union airports will in theory incur a penalty if they produce excessive emissions. American carriers, airlines, with a good measure of support from the Obama administration, have been campaigning to be exempted from the rules. House Bill 2594, sponsored by Representative John Mica, Republican of Florida, is another salvo in that effort. The European Commission will go forward with its plan to include all airlines, said I...

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